soup plate


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soup plate

n
(Ceramics) a deep plate with a wide rim, used esp for eating soup
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Noun1.soup plate - a deep plate with a wide rimsoup plate - a deep plate with a wide rim  
plate - dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten
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soup plate

npiatto fondo
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Fumbling at his waistband, Saxon's hand had come in contact with a brightly inflamed surface larger than a soup plate
Some of you left a soup plate with molasses in it on the pantry table and Pat got into it and what do you think?
Crawley, haughtily, "to call the dish as I have called it"; and it was served to us on silver soup plates by the footmen in the canary coats, with the mouton aux navets.
The soup plate was served with a piece of fresh mozzarella, a pear and a red bell pepper mousse.
I have often wondered as to why is a soup plate tilted forward to scoop up the last spoonful, in formal banquets.
Kennedy recounts the inside stories of the invention of the cavity magnetron, a miniature radar "as small as a soup plate," and the Hedgehog, a multi-headed grenade launcher that allowed the Allies to overcome the threat to their convoys crossing the Atlantic; the critical decision by engineers to install a super-charged Rolls-Royce engine in the P-51 Mustang, creating a fighter plane more powerful than the Luftwaffe's; and the innovative use of pontoon bridges (made from rafts strung together) to help Russian troops cross rivers and elude the Nazi blitzkrieg.
When I saw them floating on my soup, I automatically used my spoon to scoop them, then tapped them out onto the edge of my soup plate and kept eating.
On a soup plate there were sundried tomato tortellini, and a dollop of ricotta cheese and in grand fashion the green pea soup was poured over it.
Soup plate, $17.50, and bowl, $22, from PIP Studios; The Finishing Touch, 633 Brookway Blvd., Brookhaven, 601.835.5004 or shopthe-finishingtouch.com
Over four pieces of fresh asparagus on a soup plate, the server poured a green creamy soup.
The size of a soup plate, it is densely populated with buttons designed so that the driver can keep focused ahead.